Eldergrow

Eldergrow™ offers residents a therapeutic connection to nature.

Eldergrow offers residents with Alzheimer’s and other dementias a connection to nature that supports meaningful engagement through evidence-based therapeutic horticulture classes. The setting around a sensory garden supports meaningful and sensory interaction. Recent studies show impressive benefits from this therapy.  (From the Eldergrow website)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Therapeutic Horticulture Benefits

  • Improves motor skills
  • Reduces risk factors for dementia
  • Elevates mood
  • Improves sleep
  • Reduces falls
  • Reduces agitation
  • Improves self-esteem
  • Acts as an antidepressant